The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 39 54 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 10.68% 10.44% 7.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.61% 27.14% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 29 49 31
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +39.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Linux
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
101 199 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 27.67% 38.49% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 81 125 79
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region.

Linux Salary Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 40 (55.56%) UNIX
2 39 (54.17%) Degree
3 30 (41.67%) Windows
4 29 (40.28%) TCP/IP
5 20 (27.78%) Computer Science
6 19 (26.39%) Cisco
7 17 (23.61%) C++
7 17 (23.61%) Oracle
7 17 (23.61%) Software Engineering
7 17 (23.61%) Firewall
8 16 (22.22%) Tomcat
9 15 (20.83%) Python
9 15 (20.83%) Java
9 15 (20.83%) Juniper
10 14 (19.44%) MySQL
10 14 (19.44%) Servlets
10 14 (19.44%) JBoss
10 14 (19.44%) Relational Database
11 13 (18.06%) F5
12 12 (16.67%) Solaris
12 12 (16.67%) SQL
12 12 (16.67%) J2EE
12 12 (16.67%) Perl
12 12 (16.67%) C
12 12 (16.67%) Blue Coat
13 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (15.28%) Performance Management
13 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
13 11 (15.28%) DNS
13 11 (15.28%) Bash Shell

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 14 (19.44%) JBoss
3 8 (11.11%) Apache
4 7 (9.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (5.56%) nginx
5 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.17%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.39%) Heroku
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (40.28%) TCP/IP
2 17 (23.61%) Firewall
3 11 (15.28%) DNS
4 9 (12.50%) HTTP
4 9 (12.50%) LDAP
5 8 (11.11%) SAN
5 8 (11.11%) OSPF
6 7 (9.72%) MPLS
7 6 (8.33%) VLAN
7 6 (8.33%) RIP
7 6 (8.33%) VRRP
8 5 (6.94%) Multicast
8 5 (6.94%) NAS
8 5 (6.94%) SSL
8 5 (6.94%) DHCP
9 4 (5.56%) Kerberos
9 4 (5.56%) FTP
9 4 (5.56%) Internet
10 3 (4.17%) BGP
10 3 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) MySQL
1 14 (19.44%) Relational Database
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 7 (9.72%) Oracle OLAP
4 7 (9.72%) OLAP
4 7 (9.72%) OLTP
4 7 (9.72%) Oracle Database
5 6 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (4.17%) DB2
6 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (2.78%) Redis
7 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.39%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.78%) Hudson
2 2 (2.78%) GNU Toolchain
2 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.39%) Ant
3 1 (1.39%) JUnit
3 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.39%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.56%) French Language
2 4 (5.56%) German Language
2 4 (5.56%) Italian Language
2 4 (5.56%) Spanish Language
3 3 (4.17%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Legal
4 2 (2.78%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Software Engineer
2 10 (13.89%) Support Engineer
3 9 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Integration Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Technical Support
6 6 (8.33%) Graduate
6 6 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Network Support
7 5 (6.94%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Network Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) Servlets
2 12 (16.67%) J2EE
3 7 (9.72%) JDBC
3 7 (9.72%) J2SE
4 6 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 6 (8.33%) Spring
4 6 (8.33%) .NET
5 5 (6.94%) HTML
5 5 (6.94%) CSS
5 5 (6.94%) JSP
5 5 (6.94%) XML
5 5 (6.94%) JPA
6 4 (5.56%) Web Services
6 4 (5.56%) JMS
7 2 (2.78%) POSIX
7 2 (2.78%) SOAP
7 2 (2.78%) REST
7 2 (2.78%) jQuery
8 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.39%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.78%) Replication
7 1 (1.39%) Clustering
7 1 (1.39%) Statistics
7 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (55.56%) UNIX
2 30 (41.67%) Windows
3 12 (16.67%) Solaris
4 9 (12.50%) CentOS
5 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (9.72%) SUSE
5 7 (9.72%) Debian
6 6 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.56%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.39%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (1.39%) Android
9 1 (1.39%) AIX
9 1 (1.39%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) Software Engineering
2 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.28%) Performance Management
3 7 (9.72%) Data Mapping
3 7 (9.72%) ITIL
3 7 (9.72%) Project Management
3 7 (9.72%) Workflow
4 6 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (6.94%) Benchmarking
5 5 (6.94%) OO
5 5 (6.94%) OOD
5 5 (6.94%) ETL
6 4 (5.56%) Identity Management
6 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.56%) Time Management
6 4 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (5.56%) Software Deployment
6 4 (5.56%) Application Performance Management
7 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) C++
2 15 (20.83%) Java
2 15 (20.83%) Python
3 12 (16.67%) C
3 12 (16.67%) Perl
3 12 (16.67%) SQL
4 11 (15.28%) Bash Shell
5 9 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 7 (9.72%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.94%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.56%) Ruby
9 3 (4.17%) Korn
10 2 (2.78%) Bourne shell
10 2 (2.78%) C-shell
10 2 (2.78%) C#
11 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (54.17%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.94%) CCNA
3 4 (5.56%) MCP
3 4 (5.56%) MCSE
3 4 (5.56%) MCSA
3 4 (5.56%) MCDBA
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.39%) CCIP
5 1 (1.39%) CCDA
5 1 (1.39%) ISEB
5 1 (1.39%) CCA
5 1 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.39%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.39%) SLA
3 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.56%) qmail
2 4 (5.56%) NFS
2 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.56%) Squid
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.78%) XenServer
4 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.39%) Docker
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Nagios
2 6 (8.33%) ZABBIX
3 3 (4.17%) Puppet
3 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.17%) logstash
4 2 (2.78%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.39%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.39%) Ansible
5 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.39%) SCCM
5 1 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Cisco
2 17 (23.61%) Oracle
3 15 (20.83%) Juniper
4 13 (18.06%) F5
5 12 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 10 (13.89%) Red Hat
7 9 (12.50%) VMware
8 8 (11.11%) CheckPoint
9 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.94%) IBM
10 5 (6.94%) Sourcefire
10 5 (6.94%) Brocade
11 4 (5.56%) Fortinet
11 4 (5.56%) Crossbeam
11 4 (5.56%) LANDesk
11 4 (5.56%) AppDynamics
11 4 (5.56%) Sun
12 3 (4.17%) HP
12 3 (4.17%) Citrix
13 2 (2.78%) EMC
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